Presenting a novel account of singular thought, a systematic application of recent work in the theory of speech acts, and a partial revival of Russell's analysis of singular terms, this book takes an original approach to the perennial problems of reference and singular terms by separating the underlying issues into different levels of analysis.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
The book also provides energetic, constructive criticism of competing views, including those of Evans, Strawson, Donnellan, and Kripke.About the Author:
Kent Bach is at San Francisco State University.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Oxford Univ Pr, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. reprint edition. 336 pages. 8.75x5.75x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0198240775
Book Description Clarendon Press, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0198240775
Book Description Clarendon Press, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110198240775
Book Description Book Condition: New. Clarendon Press, 1994. 332p. Paperback. Series: Clarendon Paperbacks. Bach's interesting book offers a course of philosophical therapy, designed to persuade us that problems of reference are much easier than they appear . Bach's philosophical good sense and detailed suggestions should stimulate all philosophers concerned with issues about names, descriptions and pronominal reference. Philosophical Books (Publisher's information). Condition: New Print on Demand. Printed on Demand. Bookseller Inventory # 38838
Book Description Clarendon Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0198240775 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0979539
Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0198240775